Kovitz Family History

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Kovitz Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Kowitz.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Covitz, Kowitz, Levitz, Horvitz, Moritz, Kotz, Kanitz, Kontz, Lovitz

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Kovitz Family Origin

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Kovitz Family Occupations

What did your Kovitz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kovitz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Kovitz's were Farmers. Farmer and Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kovitz.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Tailor

    50%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Kovitz ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Kovitz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kovitz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kovitz census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Kovitz. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Kovitz. For the veterans among your Kovitz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kovitz Life Expectancy

What is the average Kovitz lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Kovitz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Kovitz in 1964 was 83, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kovitz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kovitz ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Kovitz Family

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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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